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Foodie Travels: New York City

One of my goals for 2017 is to get out & travel more! There’s so much to see and only so much time to see it – plus escaping Chicago during the winter isn’t the worst idea. A weekend trip to the Big Apple this past Fall with Leah of The Suburbanista really left me bitten by the… Continue reading Foodie Travels: New York City

Good Eats

Spaghetti Squash Shrimp Scampi

New year, new me! Well really, same old me – just with some new recipes! If you’re looking for a way to tighten up your waistline, but still have enjoyable meals – then spaghetti squash or zoodles dishes are a great way to guiltlessly indulge. Although they don’t taste exactly like pasta, they can give… Continue reading Spaghetti Squash Shrimp Scampi

Good Eats

Banana Walnut Pancakes

Pancakes are undoubtedly a breakfast comfort food staple. In my opinion, a cozy morning at home always calls for pancakes. Although, your good ole fashioned pancake recipe will never let you down, I love adding mix-ins to the batter to bring some new flavors to the breakfast table! Ingredients: – 1 cup all-purpose flour – 1… Continue reading Banana Walnut Pancakes

Good Eats

Sweet Potato & Egg Skillet

The sweet, yet savory, flavor of sweet potatoes can be the perfect kick to add to any fall dish. Aside from being a solid source of protein, they’re also just delicious! Try out this Sweet Potato & Egg Skillet recipe for a quick and easy breakfast [or breakfast for dinner]… Ingredients: – 1 1/2 cup… Continue reading Sweet Potato & Egg Skillet

Good Eats

Eat Purely: Salsa Verde Steak Salad

As if my dining habits needed anymore fuel added to the fire – another new food delivery service has emerged onto the foodie scene in Chicago! Enter Eat Purely – dinner on demand. As someone that loves a good meal at home, but also lacks the energy at times to make a solid home cooked meal –… Continue reading Eat Purely: Salsa Verde Steak Salad

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Out & About || River North Fall Festival Round Up

Neighborhood: River North Today marks September 1st & although we have a full 21 days until the official start of fall, autumnal celebrations are already upon us – nothing says fall quite like wine & whiskey! The River North Wine Festival & the River North Whiskey Festival aren’t limited to just one weekend, so if… Continue reading Out & About || River North Fall Festival Round Up